Education & Training
- Graduate Degree — Master of Arts and Social Sciences with a concentration in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Art Therapy from Lesley University in Cambridge, MA
- Undergraduate Degree — Bachelor of Fine Arts with an emphasis in Artisanry-Ceramics from the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth in Dartmouth, MA
- Certifications — Licensed Professional Counselor
Special Interests: Adolescent (age 13 and above) and adult psychotherapy and art therapy.
As a Licensed Professional Counselor, Lacy provides psychotherapy to both adults and adolescents at Southwest Behavioral Services’ outpatient mental health clinic. Lacy is experienced in working with people with mood disorders, anxiety disorders, thought disorders, adjustment issues, trauma, and LGBTQ issues.
Her treatment approaches include cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness, stress management, EMDR (Eye movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), and art therapy. Lacy uses art therapy to help promote insight, foster self-esteem and self-awareness, and engage the body, mind, and spirit in a way that verbal articulation alone cannot achieve.
Personal Interests: Lacy enjoys spending time with family, being outdoors, listening to a variety of podcasts and audio-books, and making art.